The Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive Integrated Employment for Individuals with Disabilities will hold its fourth meeting on July 13-14, 2015 in Washington, DC. The meeting will be open to the public on July 13 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm EDT and on July 14 from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm EDT.
The agenda includes the four subcommittees reporting on their work on draft chapters for the interim report; expert panels that will address issues with provider transformation to Competitive Integrated Employment; a panel of providers about their experiences with sheltered workshops under section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act; and a public comment period on July 14 from 2:15 pm to 3:00 pm EDT. Organizations or members of the public wishing to submit a written statement may do so by July 2, 2015. Instructions on submitting comments can be found in the Federal Register Notice.